No.115 Helicopter Unit Hovering Angels
Motto : Apatsu Mitram (A friend in time of need) Date Raised : 1967-04-01 Location : Udhampur
No. 115 Helicopter Units was formed at Chandigarh on 01 Apr 1967 under the command of Sqn Ldr C Rama Rao (4711) F (P) and was equipped with MI-4 helicopters. The Units was earmarked for operations in Rajasthan sector with its location at then Air Force Flying College, Jodhpur. moved to its present location, 11 Wing, AF on 08 Sept 68. By Dec 67, the Units had received its full complement of aircraft, aircrew and ground personal. The Units then moved to its new location at AFFC, Jodhpur on 16 Jan 68 and was declared fully operational.
Aircraft Types operated over the years:
|4711 GD(P)COChandigarh||5804 GD(P)CO|| ||6890 GD(P)CO||6353 GD(P)CO|
|9779 GD(P)CO||6513 GD(P)CO||8378 GD(P)CO|| || |
|11023 GD(P)CO||13158 F(P)CO||13573 F(P)CO||14112 F(P)CO||16215 F(P)CO|
|16983 F(P)CO||17714 F(P)COTezpur||18594 F(P)COTezpur|| ||25307 F(P)COTezpur|